Body Found - Update

POLICE have confirmed that the body of a woman was discovered this morning (Thursday, May 9th) on a beach near Stornoway.

It is believed the beach is near the village of Swordale in the Point area of Lewis.

A report was made to police at around 8.11am by a dog walker.

Inquiries are at an early stage and further information will be released by police later today.

Updates will be available through our website.